LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team on Saturday has conducted another raid on the residence of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shahbaz.
As per details, a NAB team supported by Punjab Police has cordoned off the residence of Hamza Shahbaz in Model Town Lahore. Anti-Graft body on Friday also conducted a raid on the house of the opposition leader in Punjab Assembly.
Spokesperson of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has confirmed the recent developments.
On the other hand, the PML-N leadership has directed all of its party workers to reach H-96 Model Town in Lahore immediately.
A day earlier, a NAB team conducted a raid on Hamza Shehbaz’s residence to arrest him.
Earlier today, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had registered a First Information Report on against the guards of the opposition leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Sharif for manhandling anti-graft body’s officials during a raid a day earlier.
As per details, anti-graft body’s Sub-Inspector Umar Daraz has filed an FIR in Model Town police station Lahore in which he nominated the security guards of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shahbaz for manhandling one of the NAB’s driver during a raid conducted on Friday at latter’s residence.
NAB officials in FIR has stated that they showed warrants to the guards of PML-N leader when a team of the anti-graft body reached his residence in Model Town. To which, the guards of the PML-N leader attacked the officials of NAB and threatened to kill the team.
Registered FIR contain sections 506, 353, 148, 427, 186, 149 of the PPC.
A day earlier, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), revealed the purpose of their raid on Mian Shahbaz Sharif’s house, claimed that it was done to arrest Hamza Shahbaz.
According to NAB’s spokesperson, Shehbaz’s home was raided to arrest his son Hamza in connection to assets beyond means case.
The investigation against Hamza is underway in assets beyond known sources of income and Ramzan Sugar Mills case, NAB’s spokesperson said.
House was raided considering all legal requirements in view and with all pertaining documents, NAB’s spokesperson added.
On the other hand, PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb has claimed that NAB officials who raided the party president’s home in Lahore were warrant-less.